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Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
514 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

Giles-Montgomery-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-Botetourt-
Buckingham-Summers-Monroe-Eastern Greenbrier-Western Greenbrier-
Including the cities of Pearisburg, Blacksburg, Floyd,
New Castle, Clifton Forge, Covington, Hot Springs, Roanoke,
Salem, Fincastle, Lexington, Buena Vista, Rocky Mount, Bedford,
Amherst, Lynchburg, Appomattox, Hinton, Hix, Union, Lewisburg,
White Sulphur Springs, Alderson, Quinwood, Duo, and Rainelle
514 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

...Patchy Dense Fog and Lingering Light Icing Possible This

Patchy dense fog is reducing visibilities below two miles in
several locations especially along Interstate 81. Isolated
pockets of light freezing rain,freezing drizzle and drizzle may
continue for the next couple of hours this morning as temperatures

It may be cold enough in a few locations for spotty icing on
elevated surfaces before warmer air finally wins out. Also
residual ice from earlier may be enough to cause tree limbs to
come down resulting in power outages. Most locations should rise
above freezing quickly this morning allowing for rapid melting.
If planning to travel this morning, be alert for slick spots and
possible tree limbs that might have fallen in the road.



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
1145 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

Giles-Montgomery-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-Botetourt-
Buckingham-Monroe-Eastern Greenbrier-Western Greenbrier-
1145 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central Virginia, south
central Virginia, southwest Virginia, west central Virginia and
southeast West Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Patchy light icing will linger into the overnight before temperatures
rise allowing for rapid melting by morning in spots. This could lead
to fallen trees and powerlines along with isolated flooding.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Rain is expected each day through early Sunday, with the heaviest
rainfall expected Friday and Saturday. Minor flooding will be
possible in areas of heavier rainfall.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.


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